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The new station will be open in spring 2020

The new station, under construction since February of 2017, is scheduled to open tentatively in the spring of 2020 ahead of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic Games and with full operations beginning...


Philippine Christmas Festival

The biggest Philippine Festival this year will be coming to Yoyogi! This festival, previously known as “Barrio Fiesta”, promises to be Japan’s biggest event of the year. Taking place in Yoyogi Park ...


It’s “Oshiruko” season!!

One of the most popular traditional Japanese dessert is called Oshiruko. It is a sweet porridge of azuki beans boiled and crushed, served as a hot treat or dessert and is usually paired with mochi (...


Winter season must item “Hokkairo”

Usually, the cold weather season begins in mid-November and continues till mid-March. December, January and February are the winter months almost all over Japan, especially in the northern part. So...


Beat the heat : Road to the 2020 Olympics

It was an emotional and momentous moment when the International Olympic Committee (IOC) picked Tokyo over rivals Istanbul and Madrid to host the 2020 Summer Olympics. While the preparations are on-g...


Tapioca Bubble Tea Craze

Have you ever seen these long crazy lines of eager youngsters in front of a store? Or these overwhelming Instagram photos of these colorful drinks with black pearls on the bottom of a vacuum-sealed ...